Our Social History


A Brief History of AAMN Accomplishments

When All Africa Media Network was incorporated in Ghana on April 15 2009, it was to create a pedestal on which to rebuild Africa with positive information and re-orientation of its people on some critical issues in the community in other to trigger a behavioural change, advance cross cultural intelligence, Human capacity building among the people via Addressing of conflict, Re-building positive community values, foster gender equity, and protect marginal groups in other to achieve social change

2009

The Nigerian eye newspaper

Prior to 2009, Nigeria The most populous black nation was battling with image bashing from all angles in and outside the African continent, being a Nigerian then attracts sorts of prejudice against your person in most corners of the world, to address this issue we started our first publication on Nigeria because we noticed an unofficial scheme to isolate Nigerians globally with misinformation and exaggeration of issues pertaining to Nigeria and Nigerians in the media

Nigeria being the most populous Nation in Africa and its largest economy dis-appreciation of Nigeria globally will effect the Image of black Africa and its economy and Nigerian Eye Newspaper came into play to unite Africans and Nigerians and present the true story of Africa and Nigeria to the world.

The project been ongoing for almost 8 years now visit www.nigerianeyeonline.com. Nigerian Eye Newspaper after obtaining its ISSN from National Media Commission Ghana started publication and at Coconut Grove Hotel Ghana, it was presented to the public under the chairperson of His Excellency Alhaji A.M Salusi Deputy head of Missions Nigeria High Commission Ghana 2009.

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2011

In our biddings to inform African youths we published a poetry collection The Contents of our Empty Graves a poetry collection against social vices that African youths easily fall prey to or encounter as children before they become adults ,Child Labour, Abortion, War and its atrocities, the collection was presented to the public at British Council Auditorium in Accra Ghana and the revised edition is currently on Amazon.com. We organized All Africa Media Network Public Lecture and Awards in which Brother Akbar Muhammad Minister of the Nation of Islam USA was the main speaker ,we recognised and honoured few exceptional Africans like Supol. Cephas Arthur the Public Relation Director Ghana Police, Mrs. Fatima Jabbeh Maada Bio African creative entrepreneur based in London and wife of former Military Leader of Sierra Leone Julius Maada Bio, Sista Imahkus Njinga Ababio Writer and Humanitarian, African American Association Ghana, Ms Samiah Nkrumah among few others.

On further Answering of the Nigerian question in Africa and beyond we presented the book titled Nigerians Making Impact in Ghana in July 2011 at the Nigerian High Commission Auditorium, with foreword written by Amb. Musiliu Obanikoro Nigeria's High Commissioner to Ghana 2009 to 2012.

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Yvonne Nelson at the Launch of Nigeria Eye newspaper a publication of AAMN

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AAMN participated in the Coverage of Africa Green Revolution Forum

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SISTAH IMAHKUS
receiving her AAMN Award in 2011

2012

We published another book of non-fiction on Nigeria Diplomatic footprints in Ghana with foreword written by His Excellency John Agyekum Kuffour former President of Ghana all in efforts to sustain the bilateral relationship of West Africa's regional giants and thereby extending positive views on inter-nations relationship in the continent.

2013

We registered a non-profit organisation to help make our work of easier and reach out to other areas in our African community, Society for Social right and Civic Literacy was founded to advance social rights in the urban and rural communities of Africa ,with it we are currently co-ordinating a healthcare program for pregnant women in Rural communities in other to help elevate child mortality rate in Africa.

2014

Fifth year anniversary of All Africa Media Network accompanied by a Public Lecture in which Comrade Kwesi Pratt Jr. Renown Ghanaian Activist and Journalist was the keynote speaker and younger generation of Africa's creative entrepreneurs were honoured. All Africa Art and Literary Festival after a year -long preparation was cancelled because of Ebola, the All Africa Art and Literary festival is aimed at promoting creative writing and reading culture in the African continent. The conference brings together Writers, readers, publishers, literary societies, thinkers and marketers of Literature globally under an African roof, to foster the trade of creative writing and encourage the art of reading, its impact to the intellect and mind, in addition to highlighting the opportunities in the writing industry to the young and upcoming African writers and is scheduled for July 2017 pending on the strength of support and sponsorship for it.

2015

We extended our efforts in engaging our community positively with digital media campaigns structured to help the people participate in saving their culture, Kick Against Monolingualism to remind the people on the need to save their indigenous language by speaking it with someone from their ethnic background or who understands it, BOOK TALK an online interview session with public figures and celebrities on books that have touched their lives in other to use the power of their glamour to inspire influence in their social circle that follows their activities and look up to them as role models to read

2016

In June 18 we organized our third public lecture with the theme Analysing the Socio-Political Persuasion in Today's Nigeria the way forward in which Prof. B.E.B Nwoke former Vice Chancellor of Imo State University, Dr. Mc Ginger Ibeneme one of the first responders to help fight the Ebola scourge in Sierra Leone, Prof. Phillip Ogbonna the founder of first Academic society in West Africa and other scholars came together in Imo state Nigeria to present papers on socio-political agitations in Nigeria and Africa.

Future events

African women Intercultural Dialogue an event geared towards creating an enabling platform in which Iconic Africans drawn from different facets of our society will come together to discuss on the links of culture and its practice to the contemporary challenges and development of the modern African girl child and woman.

Demystifying the African Mystery Tour August 2017


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